American Locomotive Company

Title

American Locomotive Company

Publisher

Lawrence Technological University

Date Created

October 10, 2018

Alternative Title or Name

ALCO

Creator

Kahn, Albert

Creator2

Hedrich Blessing Studio (Photographer)

Creator Nationality

American

Work Type

rooms and spaces

Date

c. 1942

Work Location

New York (state)

Schenectady (inhabited place)

Style/Period

Modern (style or period)

Subject

factories (structures)
interior views
windows

Description

Interior view of light pouring in through windows running along the side of gun shop American Locomotive Company in Schenectady, New York, designed by Albert Kahn and completed c. 1942. “Stucco and glass curtain walls are combined in a design of great simplicity and purity. The interior is extremely well lighted,”-- The Legacy of Albert Kahn, by W. Hawkins Ferry, 1970. Printed on back of photo: Hedrich Blessing Studio 450 East Ohio Street, Chicago NEG. no. 8707 – J.

Reproduction Type

jpeg

Reproduction Source

b/w photograph: 7 x 9 inches

ID Number

LTU-AK-ALC009

Files

LTU-AK-ALC009.jpg
Date Added
October 2, 2018
Item Type
VRA Core
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Citation
“American Locomotive Company,” LTU Digital Images, accessed October 20, 2018, https://ltuimagecollection.omeka.net/items/show/17782.